• Source Interview of J K Rowling, Raincoast Books, Canada, March 2001 The interview was in conjunction with the release of the two Harry Potter schoolbooks that came out that year in aid of Comic Relief in the UK: Quidditch Through the Ages and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. “I… Read More
• Occupations The Referee is in charge of making sure that Quidditch games are played fairly and safely. Referees at Hogwarts Madam Hooch, who teaches students to fly, usually referees the games played at Hogwarts School (PS11, CS10, CS14, PA9, PA13, PA15,… Read More
• Food and drinks A rock cake, also called a rock bun, is a small, hard fruit cake with a rough surface resembling a rock (Wikipedia). (image from http://ozladym.com/recipes/RockCakes.htm)… Read More
• Event The only way across a large chamber with a chess board for a floor is to play across using massive chess pieces. Ron, the chess expert of the trio, takes the place of a knight and directs the game. He eventually realizes that the only way for Harry and Hermione… Read More
• Character Rufus Scrimgeour was head of the Auror Office of the Ministry of Magic when he was tapped to replace Cornelius Fudge as Minister of Magic. Scrimgeour took over at a dangerous time, when the return of Voldemort had been revealed and the Wizarding world was in turmoil. Read More